House Sitting in Oakwood, Richmond, VA

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1. Brittany

utmost care and a good time!

Sandston, VA, 23150

House Sitting

"Awesome with animals of all kinds, very knowledgeable, someone who actually genuinely cares for all animals. I would recommend her for any and all pet sitting. (more)"

Available this weekend
2. Meredith

Pawsatively Stoked to Meet Your Pup

Cedarhurst, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Meredith loves all animals and has been responsible for many cats & dogs in her lifetime! She will provide you with peace of mind while away from your pets k... (more)"

3. Lauren

Master's student at VCU

Oregon Hill, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Believe me when I say that you would need to search high and low to find a better pet/house sitter than Lauren. Both dog and house were perfect when we retur... (more)"

Available this weekend
4. Marlowe

Dog lover, will run with dog

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I'm one of Marlowe's closest friends and that comes with a large price. By that, I mean that a large part of my my time spent with her (particularly in publi... (more)"

5. Amber

Highly Qualified Pet Sitter

North Highland Park, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Amber was very thorough and attentive to detail; just what you need when you are leaving your beloved fur baby behind. Amber communicated well and took great... (more)"

6. Tracy

Dog Mom Extraordinaire!

Fulton, Richmond, VA, 23231

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Tracy took excellent care of our senior puppy. She sent several updates and pics throughout every day. We are so thankful that she was available in the last ... (more)"

7. Ashlee

I'll run with your dog

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ashlee has dog sat for me multiple times.. She never fails to properly care for my dog and she is very reliable and trustworthy! I recommend her for anyone l... (more)"

8. Curt

Energetic Friend of All Dogs

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Curt's quickly become my go to for dog sitting and walking services in Richmond! Lucky to have found him so early on in my relocation! (more)"

9. Madeline

Got a mutual love with all animals!

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Madeline was great! She was super convenient and flexible and her communication was awesome. She took great care of the dogs and sent us pictures each day, a... (more)"

10. Amber

Amber's Menagerie

Virginia Union, Richmond, VA, 23220

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

About: My day-job is Lead Admissions Counselor at a local no-kill rescue. I am looking to supplement my income by watching furry friends in the evenings a... (more)

11. Monica

Flexible schedule-active caregiver

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Monica would be wonderful dog caregiver! I would love for her to take care of my two fur babies if we lived in the same city. She's a loving person with one ... (more)"

12. Hannah

Must Love Mutts

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Always tentative having to leave my dogs with someone but this time using Rover I found a great match. Not only did Hannah give me updates throughout my time... (more)"

13. Meredith

Small dog owner, all dog lover <3

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"AMAZING experience with Meredith. Meredith house sat/ puppy sat my two dogs last minute when my husband and I went out of town for a week after other plans h... (more)"

14. Diana

Loving Pet Sitter

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

About: My name is Diana and I am, of course, a pet lover! I have one dog and one cat of my own :) My cat, Oliver, lives at my parents home (I didn't want ... (more)

15. Melynda

High energy & passionate pet lover!

Broad Rock, Richmond, VA, 23224

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"I don't know how she managed to do it! 4 pups all at once, but so thankful for her services! She was always kind and let us know how they were both doing, an... (more)"

16. Lauren

Nursing student who loves animals!

Carver, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"I have known Lauren for over five years and she is a very realiable, smart, and honest person. She has taken care of my cats on multiple occassions and she h... (more)"

17. Amanda

I've Been With Dogs My Whole Life

Monroe Ward, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: There was never been a time in my life when I or my family haven't had at least one dog, and most of the time, we have had quite a few. Starting ar... (more)

18. Meghin

Your dogs new best friend

Richmond, VA, 23224

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Meghin is one of the only people I would leave my dog with and know that she will be loved every second that they're together. She loves dogs more than peopl... (more)"

19. Megan

I'll <3 your dog as much as you do!

Upper Shockoe Valley, Richmond, VA, 23223

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Megan is an extremely caring pet lover! She assisted me with two small pups, a yorkie and shih Tzu, and showed them nothing but love! She has cared for both ... (more)"

20. Katie

Dogs are my favorite people.

Fulton, Richmond, VA, 23231

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I've know Katie for a few years now and she's the best mom to her fur babies and takes the best care of them. I'm positive she'll do the same for yours too! (more)"

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Pet parents in Oakwood, Richmond, VA love dog sitters on Rover.com. 663 owners have reviewed sitters in Richmond, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating, and 92% of pet parents live within a short drive of a dog sitter on Rover. That means Rover is the perfect place to go when you're search for loving, safe care for your best friend. Wondering how much you can expect to pay for a day on Rover? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a sitter.

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